|San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge - Arthur H. Smith|
Arthur H. Smith's amateur newsreel Reelfilm Topics Vol. I, No. 1 depicts the construction of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge from 1935 to 1937. Arthur Smith was born in Silver Spring, Nevada in 1909 and passed away in 2000 after having lived in the Bay Area and Big Bear Lake, California. According to his typewritten autobiography, after high school he began working for the Pacific Telephone Company as a telephone repairman...
Keywords: Home movies; Arthur H. Smith; Oakland; San Francisco